Thu July 26, 2012
PBR: Why did you choose Charlotte?
Nichting: Charlotte is is well known for a good baseball school, warm weather and as a good academic school.
PBR: What other schools were you considering?
Nichting: Xavier University, Marshall, UC, Miami, Ohio State
PBR: Where did the Charlotte coaches first see you? How did your relationship develop with them?
Nichting: I am not sure but my High School coached played there so I'm sure that had something to do with it.
PBR: You recently attended PBR’s Top Prospect Showcase. How did that help you in the recruiting process?
Nichting: The Top Prospect Showcase gave a lot of coaches an opportunity to see me play.
PBR: You have made your commitment very early. Why did you chose to make your decision so soon and are you finished with the recruiting process?
Nichting: It seems like a lot of junior and seniors have committed already so it just seemed like the right time for me. I plan on honoring my verbal, so yes I would say I'm done.
PBR: What role do the coaches expect you to play your first year on campus?
Nichting: That would be hard to answer seeing that I'm going into my Senior year of High School, but I would hope to battle for a starting position.
PBR: What team do you play for in the summer?
Nichting: Midland Redskins
PBR: Who has had the biggest impact on you as a baseball player?
Nichting: My Dad and Grandpa
PBR: What were your stats this spring season at Hamilton Badin?
Nichting: AB-100, Runs-31, Hits-47, 2B-14 and a AVG-.470
PBR: Who is the toughest pitcher that you have faced in Ohio?
Nichting: Taylore Cherry